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Beyond a mere "Pilamayaye and Wopila"...

Posted by winyanmaka07 on December 22, 2015 at 7:20 PM Comments comments (3)

Mitakuyapi (my family) of this Facebook world....I find it quite necessary to post to you about my heart feelings towards you, where ever you may be in every part of the world. First, I offer warmest of hugs to the dear friends who have helped keep the annual Christmas Project going to Wounded Knee for close to 30 years. I haven't been up for the last couple of years due to health reasons, but the beautiful folks at the Shambala Center and Unity of Boulder have always been and continue to be ...

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Friday News Roll - June 5th

Posted by winyanmaka07 on June 5, 2015 at 6:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Indigenous foods summit showcases traditional foods and discussion around food sovereignty

If you had wandered into the UW wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ - Intellectual House on Saturday, you would have gotten a taste, quite literally, of ancient...

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Honoring The Life Of Clarence Atwell, Jr.

Posted by winyanmaka07 on May 13, 2015 at 1:10 AM Comments comments (1)
Excerpt from CapitolWords: volume 159 , number 31 pages e245, extensions of remarks, tue, march 5, 2013
Honoring The Life Of
Clarence Atwell, Jr.
Rep. David Valadao: M...
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Week One: Spring Build 2015

Posted by winyanmaka07 on April 27, 2015 at 10:25 PM Comments comments (0)

One step closer to a model sustainable, off-grid, solar powered Lakota home!


This weekend Tiyospaye, including a team of the Fast Horse family & kids, youth from EWB Colorado State University Cha...

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Setting up for the Fast Horse Project

Posted by winyanmaka07 on April 25, 2015 at 6:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Tiyospaye spring crew is setting up for 2015 work on the Fast Horse lands! Yesterday evening we were greeted by a rainbow and a breathtaking sunset. We are just getting started, come on out and join us any time!

Check out our volunteers page for more information:


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